Former Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission CEO James Oswago is in deep mourning after his daughter succumbed to Leukemia. The news was shared after his lawyer asked the court to adjourn his trial on the Chickengate scandal. Mr Oswago's lawyer Jotham Arua informed the court that his client had lost his daughter on Saturday and it was appropriate for him to be given time and mourn.
Photo: Tiatyi Member of Parliament William Kamket and Immaculate Kassait The Data Commissioner Nominee Immaculate Kassait (wife to Hon William Kamket) was one of the IEBC officials summoned by EACC over the famous “Chickengate Scandal." EACC is on record stating that Mrs Kamket was believed to have knowledge regarding the fraudulent awarding of the printing tender of electoral materials to British firm Smith and Ouzman which was implicated in the scandal. The Serious Fraud Office (SFO) of Britain successfully
1. Arror Kimwarer dam Scandal: The scandal involved officials drawn from the Kerio Valley Development Authority and the national treasury. The Arror Kimwarer project was stalled after Kshs 21 billion vanished in the thin air. The scandal led to the stepping aside of the then Treasury CS Henry Rotich to pave way for investigation. 2. Standard Gauge Railway Scandal: The audit report conducted revealed that at least Kshs 4 billion was lost in land compensation as a result of the construction of the 472 Kilometer
Ezra Chiloba simiyu was the chief electrical officer (CEO ) and commission secretary of indipenent Electrical and Boundaries Commission kenya, an elective position he got after the suspension of James Oswago in August. Ezra was born on 12th January 1981 from a remote village in Western Kenya. He was a graduate student from Central European University with Masters of Arts ( Distinction) in public policy in 2007 to 2008. Currently from 2014, Ezra is a student at the University of Nairobi undertaking Doctrine philosophy
Ex IEBC boss and lawyer today has been areigned in court for a 1.4 billion tender conspiracy. He was accused of failing to ensure that the changes made to the contract awarded to Face Technologies Limited for the supply of Electronic Voter Identification in Tender No. IEBC14/2011-2012 were approved by the commission’s tender committee. He said that the procurement and tender committees were responsible for the irregular tendering process. He also that said though it was his duty to establish a tender committee